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The Shark on the Harbor

12924 Sunset Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-9270
+1 410-213-0924
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12924 Sunset Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-9270
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Reviewed 2 days ago

sea to table dining- phenomenal service- great portions- terrific ambiance- appetizers are creative and delicious- THE FISHERMENS STEW IS TO DIE FOR- N the entrees with sides are superb , tasty n well worth the prices.. stop here every visit-

Thank George K
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a lovely evening at the Shark. We ordered the shrimp dip bread bowl as an appetizer and Four lobster dinners. Our server, Edwin, started us off with a treat from the chef...a slice of Granny Smith apple with a walnut and blue cheese...More

1  Thank Jim W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was looking for a place for a birthday lunch celebration with friends near Ocean PInes and happened upon this spot. The menu was tempting and listed organic ingredients, which are always preferable. The restaurant atmosphere is rustic with lovely views of the harbor. We ordered...More

1  Thank Foodie2713
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was not very hungry so all I had was a bison burger that was cooked very nicely at a medium rare and paired with a local Flying Fish Brewer ale. My dinner companions were very satisfied with their dinners also.

Thank BestPaws
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came into Ocean City having never been there before... in December... So nothing is as great as a place like The Shark on the Harbor, being open! It was a great area, right on the water, and a view of the harbor from anywhere...More

Thank Brent N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect atmosphere for Chatting with friends over brunch and lunch! Spectacular views, service and food!

1  Thank Michele L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in town for a few hours and decided to try The Shark. The chef had the best dishes I have tasted in a long time. My friend and I shared two appetizers and a flatbread pizza. The flatbread had lumps of crab meat,...More

Thank D1600LWthomass
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place! We came to ocean city for a weekend get-away and I looked for restaurants that are open year round. What a find! The food was amazing! We shared the oysters and steamed shrimp appetizers and had sea bass and tile fish...More

Thank AH1206
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our evening at The Shark, sat at the bar and took in the beautiful view of Assateaque Island across the water. The food was very good for the most part, with just a few little flaws that kept it from being outstanding....More

Thank margarita6272015
Reviewed 3 February 2018

My wife and I went to The Shark for lunch. It is located on the harbor in West OC. Their seafood is purchased from local fisherman (you can see where the boats unload their catch). Their fruits and veggies are from local farms. Even the...More

1  Thank hoopscoach-dmar
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25 July 2017|
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Response from carandale | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but suggest you call them.
James B
29 April 2017|
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Response from TSOTH32 | Property representative |
We write our menu twice daily based on what's fresh and available. The majority of our ingredients are sourced locally so we never know what we're going to have on hand. The beauty of that is we always have a seasonally... More
Josette A
16 February 2017|
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Response from thepetalpusher | Reviewed this property |
There are a lot of boats in the arra, but yes, you can see the sunset!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12924 Sunset Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-9270
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-213-0924
  • E-mail
real food * from scratch We believe that great food and healthful ingredients are not mutually exclusive of each other. We buy organic produce from local farmers and seafood from the commercial fishing harbor right outside our restaurant. We feature all natural products - steering clear of preservatives and antibiotics. Whole grains and whole foods are used in the preparation of our menu - which our chefs write twice daily, based on what's fresh, available and delicious. Fresh. Local. Organic. Taste the difference.
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